αδύνατος

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀδύνατος (adúnatos, unable, inefficient, weak).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA: [að'inatos]

Adjective[edit]

αδύνατος (adýnatosm,  feminine: αδύνατη (adýnati), neuter: αδύνατο (adýnato)

  1. weak, poor
    Αυτός ο μαθητής είναι αδύνατος. (This pupil is weak.)
    Ο άνθρωπος έχει μια αδύνατη καρδιά. (The man has a weak heart.)
  2. (grammar) weak, regular
    Οι αδύνατοι τύποι της προσωπικής αντωνυμίας … (The weak forms of personal pronoun …)
  3. thin
    Ο πελαργός είχε αδύνατα πόδια. (The stork has thin legs.)
  4. impossible, unattainable.
    Η αδύνατη αποστολή . (The impossible mission.)

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Related terms[edit]

see: αδύναμος (adýnamos, weak, feeble, pale)